Theme & Variations with Joe Law
Sundays @ 2pM

10/20

On this week's program, you'll hear six sextets by Ludwig van Beethoven, Oskar Bohme, Aaron Copland, Gaetano Donizetti, Francis Poulenc and Arnold Schoenberg.

10/27

This week's program features five pairs of variations on the same theme by Adolphe Adam, J. C. F. Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Frederic Chopin, Michael Daughtery, Franz Liszt, Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst, Sergei Rachmaninoff and Antonio Vivaldi.

11/3

On this week's program, American opera takes center stage with excerpts from works by Samuel Barber, Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, Philip Glass, Henry Kimball Hadley, Howard Hanson, Victor Herbert, Scott Joplin and Gian Carlo Menotti.

11/10

This week's program is a salute to versatility with music by composers who also had important careers outside music: Alexander Borodin, Paul Bowles, Viktor Ewald, Frederick the Great, William Herschel, E.T.A. Hoffmann, Charles Ives and Louis Ferdinand of Prussia.

11/17

Today's program features music inspired by the great German romantic writer E.T.A. Hoffmann. The composers are Adolphe Adam, Ferruccio Busoni, Leo Delibes, Jacques Offenbach, Ture Rangstrom and P.I. Tchaikovsky.

11/24

The theme of today's program is the coordinating conjunction "and," so you'll hear two-part music by J.S. Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Edward Elgar, Franz Liszt, Edward MacDowell, Felix Mendelssohn, Maurice Ravel and Robert Schumann.